McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

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Brady Gay Lusk

1. Wyoming Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1965); Page 95; WV Archives Web Site.
Swettie Vaughn Osborne; age 19; born on 10 Feb 1946 at Cyclone, WV; single; living at Cyclone,
WV; son of Willie and Cora (Bailey) Osborne; married on 5 Mar 1955 at Cyclone, WV; Brady Gay
Lusk; age 16; born on 27 Aug 1948 at Lorado, WV; single; living at Cyclone, WV; daughter of
Shelby and Brookie (Osborne) Lusk.
2. Stafforf Funeral Home; Lynco, WV; Posted Obit.
"Brady Gay Lusk Osborne, 68, of Cyclone, WV passed away on Sunday, August 28, 2016 at Cabell Huntington
Hospital, Huntington, WV. She was born on August 27, 1948 in Lorado, WV a daughter of the late Shelly and
Brookie Osborne Lusk. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by a step-son Carl Prince Osborne;
and a son-in-law Bryon Cobb. Survivors include her loving husband of 15 years Willie Gene Osborne; two
daughters Beatrice Ann (Jerry) Workman of Cyclone and Peggy Jean Cobb of Kopperston; two sons Beecher
Osborne of Cyclone and Willie (Barbara) Osborne of Matheny; four sisters Thelma Faulkner of Oceana, Orpha
(Don) Harvey, Wanda Watts and Patsy (Mickey) Lusk all of Cyclone; a brother Shelly Earl (Gloria) Lusk of
Kopperston; nine grandchildren Adam Workman, Kyle Workman, Christopher Blankenship, Ayla Blacka,
Brianna Cobb, Siera Osborne, Hannah Osborne and Cooper Cobb; two great grandchildren Natalie Boothe
and Lillee Blankenship; and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM
on Thursday, September 1, 2016 in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Pastor Algie
Cook officiating. She will be laid to rest in Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny, WV...."


Vallie Loretta Christian

1. US Public Records, 1970-2016; LDS Web Site.
"Name Vallie Loretta Horne
Residence Date 01 Jun 2002-01 Jan 2009
Residence Place Raysal, West Virginia, United States
Birth Date 13 Dec 1944
Phone Number..."
"...Phone Number Recorded Date 01 Jan 2009
Address 59 PO Box
Address Continued Raysal, West Virginia 24879
Address Date 01 Jun 2002-01 Jan 2009
2nd Address 79801 Hampton
2nd Address Continued Norfolk, Virginia 23505
2nd Address Date 01 Dec 1993-31 Dec 1996
3rd Address 4682 Soho Ct
3rd Address Continued Virginia Beach, Virginia 23455
3rd Address Date 01 Oct 1987-13 Jul 2001
2. Fanning Funeral Home; Iaeger, WV; Posted Obit.
"Vallie Loretta Christian Horne, 71, of Raysal, WV, took her final dispatch assignment leaving this world and was ushered into the presence of the Almighty God on Friday, August 26, 2016 at her home.

"Vallie was born December 13, 1944, in Stringtown near Jolo, WV, a daughter of the late Clarence and Ella Leffew Christian. She was a homemaker and a retired EMT from the McDowell County Emergency Ambulance Authority where she had worked for 15 years; while working there she enjoyed ministering to numerous people about God and His peace by song and prayer. She was of the Pentecostal Faith and a song writer for God. She was saved in 1991, and attended the Bradshaw Church of God, the Raysal Assembly of God and the Atwell Assembly of God. She was an ex-navy wife, enjoyed reading, making crafts, and playing games on the computer; she was known by her statement to everyone by "Just Stand."

"In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two sisters, Mary Rose Christian and Dorothy Lou Riffe, one child, Venarad Anthony Horne, and one nephew, Eric Stacy.

"Those left to cherish her memory are two sons, Curtis Edward Horne and wife Donna and Michael Jeffery Horne all of Elizabeth City, NC; three granddaughters, Brittany Horne of Williamsburg, VA, Hannah Horne of Hendersonville, TN and Taylor Horne of Williamsburg, VA; one brother, Eddie Christian and wife Lois of Princeton, WV; one sister, Nancy Fife and husband Thomas of Beckley, WV; a special brother in law, Willard Riffe of Jolo, WV, a special aunt, Chloe Leffew of Raysal, WV; her constant caregiver, Dewey Mullins of the home; a host of nephews and nieces; special friends, Stephanie Pruitt of Atwell, WV, Randal and Loretta Arrington of Raysal, WV, Allen and Susie Shelton-Adams of Bradshaw, WV, and Patty Mitchem Beavers Sutthers of Wytheville, VA; and special cousins, Jackie Lowe of North Carolina, Carol Waldron of Tazewell, VA, and Mary Lou Mitchem of Avondale, WV.

"Funeral services will be conducted, Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 11 o'clock with Minister Jesse Greenwall and Pastor Dewey Mullins officiating at the Chapel of Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, WV. Burial will follow in the Horne Cemetery on Compton Mountain near Jolo, WV..."


Nancy Ellen Jones

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #'62 015819; WV Archives Web Site.
Nancy Ellen Jones; age 18; born 7 Apr 1943 in Roderfield, WV; never married; living at Roderfield,
WV; daughter of Clarence and Meda (Mathews) Jones; die 23 Nov 1962 in Grace Hospital, Welch, WV;
due to injuries suffered in auto accident; "fell from car and was run over"; buried 25 Nov 1962 in Iaeger
Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial), Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV;submitted by
B. Walls; 21 Sep 2014.
Nancy Ellen Jones; born 7 Apr 1943; died 23 Nov 1962; buried here; headstone photo shown.


William Lewis Jones

1. Virginia Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
W.L. Jones; age 21; born in Smyth Co, VA; single; son of M.D. and H.M.C. Jones; married on 24 Dec 1868
in Pulaski Co, VA; L.R. Ratcliff; age 19; born in Floyd Co, VA; single; daughter of H. and S.A. Ratcliff.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 16 Dec 2013.
William L. Jones; born 25 Feb 1947; died 2 Oct 1919; buried here; headstone photo shown; "BY STRANGERS
HONORED, AND BY STRANGERS MOURNED".


Melda Lucy Ratcliff

1. Virginia Select Marriages, 1785-1940; Ancestry.com Web Site.
W.L. Jones; age 21; born in Smyth Co, VA; single; son of M.D. and H.M.C. Jones; married on 24 Dec 1868
in Pulaski Co, VA; L.R. Ratcliff; age 19; born in Floyd Co, VA; single; daughter of H. and S.A. Ratcliff.
2. 1920 Census, McDowell Co, WV; Big Creek District; Canebrake; taken on 17/28 Jan 1920; Page 83A;
Image 33 of 43; Family #331/333.
Listed as Melda Jones; age 67; born in VA; widow; in household of son, James L. Jones.
3. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #13619; WV Archives Web Site.
Melda Lucie Jones; age 73 yrs, 4 mons, 11 days; born 9 Jun 1850 in VA; widow; house work;
Daughter of HezekialRatcliff and unknown mother; died 20 Oct 1923 at Roderfiled, WV; due to
static congestion of lungs resulting in pneumonia caused by a gradual weaking down of heart
action; buried 21 Oct 1923 at Roderfield, WV; informant, W.S. Jones, Roderfield, WV.
4. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 16 Dec 2013.
Melda L. Jones; born 9 Jun 1850; died 20 Oct 1923' buried here; headstone photo shown; "SHE WAS A
KIND AND AFFECTIONATE WIFE. A FOND MOTHER AND FRIEND TO ALL. WIFE OF WILLIAM JONES"


Joseph Snavely Scott

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 231; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph Snavely Scott; age 47; born in Marion, VA; widowed; living at Roderfield, WV; married on
16 Sep 1952 at Welch, WV; Emma Phillips Jones; age 46; born at Briceville, TN; widow; living at
Roderfield, WV.


Emma Phillips

1. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1921); Page 246; WV Archives Web Site.
Fenton Jones; age 21; born in Halifax Co, VA; single; miner; living at Six, WV; son of R.C. and
Emily; married on 8 Jun 1921 at Six, WV; Emma Phillips; age 16; born in TN; single; daughter
of A.T. and Elizabeth.
2. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Records; Vol #__(1952); Page 231; WV Archives Web Site.
Joseph Snavely Scott; age 47; born in Marion, VA; widowed; living at Roderfield, WV; married on
16 Sep 1952 at Welch, WV; Emma Phillips Jones; age 46; born at Briceville, TN; widow; living at
Roderfield, WV.
3. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 20 Dec 2013.
Emma Phillips Jones Scott; born 10 Mar 1906; died 28 oct 1997; buried here; grave marker photo shown.


Lucinda Smith

1. McDowell Co, WV; Death Certificate #512; WV Archives Web Site.
Lucinda Jones; age 64 yrs, 7 mons, 1 day; born 9 Jun 1878 in Hindman, KY; widow; living at Caretta,
WV; daughter of J.B. Smith and unknown mother; died 10 Jan 1943 at Caretta, WV; due to cerebral
hemorrhage; with senility; buried 13 Jan 1943 in Iaeger Memorial, Roderfield, WV; informant, Nick
Melnich, Caretta, WV.
2. FindAGrave.com Web Site; Iaeger Memorial Cemetery, Roderfield, McDowell Co, WV; submitted by
B. Walls; 9 Dec 2013.
Lucinda Jones; born 9 Jun 1878; died 10 Jan 1943; buried here; grave marker photo shown; "ASLEEP
IN JESUS".